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Song of Joy, Florida Style!


Album: Do That One!
Category: Singer/songwriter, Contemporary, Americana



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Description: Written for the love of the environment...about a true-life event.

Flute-Raven Stands Alone

Submitted: April 7, 2006 3:44PM


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this is a lovelly sounding song... but it can be better. Your vocal and guitar need more balancing. Bring up the guitar and the flute and bring the reverb down a bit on the vocal. You have a real good vocal sound. Pan the flute to left or right and maybe double track the guitar and pan them left and right. i lived in Florida for 20 years.... nice to find this song.

best regards,
Jack

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Thank you, Jack. I appreciate an honest critique and hope that others will do the same. This is from my first CD and we threw it together in about two weeks....it's a long story. I'm working on the next one in a new studio and I'm happy with how it's turning out. I'll keep this in mind if I decide to do this song over! Personally, I prefer to perform live with no technology! Where in Florida?

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West Palm Beach area. We left about 5 years ago, but I have many, many memories and more than a few friends there. I know what you mean about recording. I find sometimes I just hit on a mix that works. Other times... always not quite "there." I am an amateur at recording, for sure, but have had some helpful input over the past couple years from some talented people. Hopefully a smidgen of it took : ) Myself, I am more interested in writing a good song, one that a listener enjoys regardless of its technical perfection or lack thereof.
cheers,
Jack

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absolutely beautiful!

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very pretty song ,

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